i have been working on a body of work over the past year that explores the energy connected with some of the places i walk. the line, here a thread connects, pierces and reveals this idea. this idea of energy relates to both large philosophy ideas that attempt to understand the world, holistic world vision’s such as Gaia hypothesis, ‘formal’ spiritualism and Holism in science as well as a way of making sense of physical aspects of being outside. the work has manifest itself as a series of bookworks
Friday, 20 November 2009
Wednesday, 18 November 2009
Thursday, 12 November 2009
its been a full and busy time recently – visited the Venice Biennial – which was as ever wonderful - 4 days of art from 11.00 – 6.00 in astonishing spaces accompanied by excellent food and blue skies. my work at NUCA continues with my involvement with the BA Textiles in reflective thinking and virtual learning recent seminars include problem solving http://www.slideshare.net/l.bicknell/09-005-problem-solving-lateral-thinking and audiences http://www.slideshare.net/l.bicknell/012-relationships-with-audience my work on the MA’s has a focus on running seminars around the work of students from Drawing, Fine Art and Textile Culture. camberwell is ongoing with a recent seminar looking at the catalogue as a form to interrogate. i have started an interesting job working for/with Essex County Council on the development of a road in Chelmsford and finally there is the continuation of the smoking architecture series.